Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Kazakhstan, 126 km northeast of Aksu, Xinjiang, China, on Friday, 2 Apr 2021 6:06 am (GMT +8) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Apr 23:30 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 23 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 2 Apr 2021 6:06 am (GMT +8)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.07°N / 81.23°E (Xinjiang, Kazakhstan)
Nearest volcano: Tianshan (115 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
126 km (78 mi) NE of Aksu (China) (pop: 340,000) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) WNW of Kucha (China) (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SE of Koshkar (Raiymbek District, Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 311) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) N of Aral (China) (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) S of Qapqal (China) (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) S of Huocheng (China) (pop: 360,000) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) SSE of Zharkent (Panfilov District, Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
376 km (233 mi) ESE of Almaty (pop: 2,000,900) --> See nearby quakes!
400 km (249 mi) SE of Taldykorgan (Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 116,600) --> See nearby quakes!
553 km (344 mi) WSW of Urumaci (China) (pop: 3,029,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||10 km||NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA||KNDC|
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